Peter Verhamme is a Professor at the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Vascular Medicine and Haemostasis, at the University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium. His main clinical interests and clinical research programmes concern the prevention and treatment of venous and arterial thrombosis.

Professor Verhamme obtained his medical degree at the University of Leuven in 1997 and completed a PhD on oxidised low-density lipoprotein and atherothrombosis.

Professor Verhamme coordinates research programmes at the Centre for Molecular and Vascular Biology, University of Leuven, focusing on the development of new fibrinolytic and antithrombotic strategies, and on the interactions between inflammation, infection and coagulation. He is Chair of the Thrombosis Guidelines Group. He has authored or co-authored more than 250 papers published in various peer-reviewed journals.


United States

Medical school: FMUSP

Residencia: Columbia Presbyterian medical center, Columbia University NY.

Fellowship: Mount Sinai -NYU Medical center under Dr. Larry Hollier

Fellowship: the University of Malmo - Sweden under Dr Krassi Ivancev Vascular surgery attending: kaiser Permanente San Francisco

Assistant professor of clinical vascular surgery - UCSF.


United States

Formado em medicina pela UFMG

Residência em radiologia no Hospital Mater Dei - Belo Horizonte, MG e no Centro Radiológico da Lagoa - Rio de Janeiro, RJ

Mestrado em Radiologia pela UFRJ

Clinical Fellowship em radiologia intervencionista no Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Harvard Medical School - Boston, USA

Instructor in Radiology - Harvard Medical School - 2009 até 2019

Assistant Professor in Radiology - University of Central Florida - desde 2019

Radiologista Intervencionista no St Johns Interventional and Vascular Institute - Jacksonville, FL desde 2019